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The Bat - Jo Nesbo
The Bat
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Paperback. Pub Date :2013-03-01 Pages: 400 Language: English Publisher: Random House UK Harry is out of his depth. Detective Harry Hole is meant to keep out of trouble. A young Norwegian girl taking a gap year in Sydney has been murdered. and Harry has been sent to Australia to assist in any way... show more
Paperback. Pub Date :2013-03-01 Pages: 400 Language: English Publisher: Random House UK Harry is out of his depth. Detective Harry Hole is meant to keep out of trouble. A young Norwegian girl taking a gap year in Sydney has been murdered. and Harry has been sent to Australia to assist in any way he can. Hes not supposed to get too involved. When the team unearths a string of unsolved murders and disappearances. nothing will stop Harry from finding out the truth. The hunt for a serial killer is on. but the murderer will talk only to Harry. He might just be the next victim. Appearing in English for the first time. The Bat is the legendary first novel from the worldwide phenomenon Jo Nesbo.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099581871 (0099581876)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
Series: Harry Hole (#1)
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Reading Slothfully
Reading Slothfully rated it
3.0 The Bat
So, my spouse dragged me to Florida for a week. Her sister lives in a motel, just a block from Hollywood Beach, and they had a vacancy. So we joined her. The motel is sort of U-shaped, with a central courtyard. Many of the tenants come for weeks, if not months, at a time. One such tenant was a woman...
Lenaribka
Lenaribka rated it
4.0 The Bat
Believe or not, but you can benefit from being late for the party: One month ago I didn't know about the existence of the internationally acclaimed mystery writer from Norway Jo Nesbø and wanted immediately to read more by this author. That means I HAD to start with his Harry Hole series. And here I...
XOX
XOX rated it
5.0 Harry Hole adventure in the down under
Harry got off the plane and landed in Australia. A blond Norwegian woman was killed in Australia and Harry was sent to Sydney to investigate the crime. The local police treated Harry as person for show only. But he partner up with a Aboriginal detective. Things go wild from there. As it is the...
Mike Finn
Mike Finn rated it
3.5 "The Bat- Harry Hole #1" by Jo Nesbo - now I have to read the rest of the series
Jo Nesbo's Harry Hole books are ubiquitous. I doubt airport bookshops are allowed to operate without them. So when I found myself in the mood for some more Scandi-Noir, I decided to make Harry Hole's acquaintance. I'm compulsive about starting series from the beginning, so I bought "The Bat" whic...
Denise
Denise rated it
3.5 The Bat
“In traditional crime fiction every detective with any self-respect has an unfailing nose for when people are lying. It’s bullshit! Human nature is a vast impenetrable forest which no one can know in its entirety. Not even a mother knows her child’s deepest secrets." I can't remember how I came acro...
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